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What Actually Happens During a Newborn Session? Whether you’re thinking about booking a newborn session or already have a date on the books, I’m sure you’re a bit curious about what, exactly, goes on during a newborn session. How do you get those peaceful looking images? How involved are the parents for the shoot itself? […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Session | What Happens During a Newborn Session?

newborn baby girl purple flower headband

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Customized Artwork for Clients   I remember a few years back when my clients started asking if I offered products for their photographs. I actually thought about it for a long time but I would always remind myself how important digitals were to so many clients. However, at the end of the day I never […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Maternity Photographer | Customized Artwork for Clients

Custom Heirloom Artwork

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Lucy & Parker’s One Year Session   It’s hard to believe that these two sweet baby girls are already one year old! I still remember just how tiny they were when I photographed them during their newborn session. They loved being next to each other then and even more now as they are older. I […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Photographer | Lucy & Parker’s One Year Session

Newborn baby girls twin photo session

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Reign’s Newborn Session Hello! Today on the blog you get to meet Reign, the 7-pound, 4-ounce bundle of sweetness who belongs to Jade and Ryan. They made the drive from Prairieville, Louisiana for her portrait session. This newborn photo shoot took place in my studio in Morgan City, Louisiana. Reign was such a calm and sweet […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Reign’s Newborn Session

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Looking for that perfect gift for your soon-to-be parent, friends or family?  Want to give them a timeless gift that will last for generations?  Forget the gift registry and give them the gift of a custom photography session or package with gift certificates!  Melinda Gilmore Photography is pleased to offer photography gift certificates with a […]

Youngsville, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Give the gift of photography

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Hi again, everyone! I have a hard time facing the fact that little Ella is already TWO years old. But you know what this 2-year-old birthdays mean? Cake. And smashing cakes, of course! Something I haven’t done before but it was a whole lot of FUN! At two years old she knew exactly what cake […]

Thibodaux, Louisiana Baby Photographer | Ella’s Second Birthday Session

second birthday cake smash photo shoot

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I was so excited to meet this sweet baby boy.  Grayson was such a sweet and content baby during is photo shoot. He stayed awake for a good portion of his newborn session and he looked around at everything and everyone and didn’t say a peep. His mom and dad said he would stay awake […]

Lafayette, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Grayson’s Newborn Session

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Sweet Miss Evangeline came to the studio back in February from Baton Rouge for her very first portrait session as a newborn baby. Check out her newborn session here: She was just a dream to photograph! She was a super easy, calm (and sleepy!) baby. Her mama requested a vintage boho vibe for her session […]

Baton Rouge, Louisiana Baby Photographer | Evangeline’s Milestone Session

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It may be a rainy day here in South Louisiana but this little ray of sunshine will brighten your day! I’ve got Lauren and Nicholas’ 7-day-old baby, Brooklyn, coming at you on the blog! There was so much love and sweetness in this shoot. Seriously, photographing them at the studio here in Morgan City, LA […]

Lafayette, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Brooklyn’s Newborn Session

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Melinda Gilmore Photography provides everything for your session is provided. Each session is customized for each client. All you have to do is come and sit back and relax. I want each client to come in the doors and feel welcomed, relaxed, and at home. Props ✔︎ Outfits ✔︎ Backdrops ✔︎ Refreshments ✔︎ Styling ✔︎ […]

Houma, Morgan City, Thibodaux, Lafayette, Louisiana Newborn Photographer| What to expect